Cloud within a region of low pressure is generating showers and isolated thunderstorms about central parts. Patchy bright cloud over the Top End within this region of low pressure is also producing some isolated heavy showers and the odd thunderstorm.
In December 2014 we upgraded our lightning network to the latest in sensor technology as used by the world's leading meteorological agencies. This has resulted in changes and improvements to the lightning data you will now see. The main changes are:
14:27 EDT Parts of South Australia have seen temperatures as much as ten degrees above average, but a change is coming.